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NA.204.5
Hinono'ei | Oklahoma | Arapa...
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NA.204.5 | ca.1890 | L: 40 in, width: 29 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of The Searle Family Trust and The Paul Stock Foundation | Dress and Adornment, Religious Attire. Hand-tanned elk hide, fringed on neck flaps, shoulder area, wrist area, bottom edge of shirt, down sides of shirt, and down back of arms. Painted in red, light blue, dark blue and green pigments. White stars with red line surrounding them, dark blue birds, dark blue and white magpies, white turtle with red blocks on its back, background of shirt is light blue. Fringes on shirt are all painted green. Red human figures on front and rear. Neck flaps have plants and pipes, figure's chest has crescent shape and feather on top of head. Group of dark feathers hang from fringes of neck flap. | Field Guide: Fandex: Family Field Guide: American Indians, Workman Publishing, New York, ISBN: 0 7611 2583 3 | na.204.5 v1.jpg | na.204.5 v2.jpg | na.204.5 v3.jpg | na.204.5 v4.jpg | NA.204.5.JPG | NA.204.5 v1.jpg | NA.204.5 v2.jpg | NA.204.5 v3.jpg | NA.204.5 v4.jpg | crescent | stars | turtle | magpie | human | plant | pipes | Ghost Dance shirt | feather | pigment | tanned | magpie feathers | elkhide | Hinono'ei | Oklahoma | Arapaho

1.69.4099
Craftool Co. | stamp tool | ...
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1.69.4099 | L: 4.25 in, Diameter: .75 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Around end: CRAFTOOL CO./821 | Stamp tool. Used to decorate wet leather. Round metal tool with 2-1/2" checkered surface covering the middle section of tool. One end of tool is round and flat - used for hammering and the other end tapers intoa flat crescent-like head with a zig-zag surface pattern impression. Inscription around end. | 1.69.4099.JPG | crescent | checkered | zigzag | stamp tool | metal | Craftool Co.

1.69.4163
Craftool Co. | stamp tool | ...
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1.69.4163 | L: 4.25 in, Diameter: .25 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Around end: CRAFTOOL CO./781 | Stamp tool. Used to decorate wet leather. Round metal tool with 2-1/2" checkered surface covering the middle section of tool. One end of tool is round and flat - used for hammering and the other end a crescent shape with textured pattern. Inscription around end. | 1.69.4163.JPG | checkered | crescent | stamp tool | metal | Craftool Co.

NA.502.102
rattle | Beads | green | por...
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NA.502.102 | diameter of head: 5.25 in | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Gourd; head painted with serpent, devil, turtle and crescent in red, green, and black; stick protruding from top, covered with multi-colored beads, 3 strands of beads and leather bundle attached to end of stick. Handle covered with leather and multi-colored beads; rawhide wheel wrapped with porcupine quills and string of long clear beads attached to base. | NA.502.102.JPG | na.502.102.jpg | na.502.102.jpg | serpent | devil | crescent | turtle | rattle | Beads | green | porcupine | wheel | rawhide | wrapped | gourd | multi-colored | Red | quills | black | seed | paint

1.69.4179
Craftool Co. | stamp tool | ...
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1.69.4179 | L: 4.25 in, Diameter: .5 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Around end: CRAFTOOL CO./403 | Stamp tool. Used to decorate wet leather. Round metal tool with 2-1/2" checkered surface covering the middle section of tool. One end of tool is round and flat - used for hammering and the other end is an arc made of zig-zags. Inscription around end. | 1.69.4179.JPG | crescent | checkered | zigzag | stamp tool | metal | Craftool Co.

1.69.4217
Craftool Co. | stamp tool | ...
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1.69.4217 | L: 4.25 in, Diameter: .5 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Around end: CRAFTOOL CO./402 | Stamp tool. Used to decorate wet leather. Round metal tool with 2-1/2" checkered surface covering the middle section of tool. One end of tool is round and flat - used for hammering and the other end is an arc made of zig-zags. Inscription around end. | 1.69.4217.JPG | checkered | crescent | zigzag | stamp tool | metal | Craftool Co.

1.69.4129
Craftool Co. | stamp tool | ...
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1.69.4129 | L: 4.25 in, Diameter: .375 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Around end: CRAFTOOL CO./462 | Stamp tool. Used to decorate wet leather. Round metal tool with 2-1/2" checkered surface covering the middle section of tool. One end of tool is round and flat - used for hammering and the other end tapers into a 3/8" wide crescent head with a tiny zig-zag pattern. Inscription around end. | 1.69.4129.JPG | checkered | crescent | zigzag | stamp tool | metal | Craftool Co.

NA.504.305
Plains | Arapaho | pipe bag ...
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NA.504.305 | ca.1900 | L: 36 in, width: 9.5 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Ritual and Recreation, Smoking and Narcotics. Ghost Dance tobacco bag made of deer hide, beads (red, blue, green light blue and white), quills (yellow), bells, feather and feather shafts on fringe and clay pigments (yellow and red). Fringes on bottom of bag have red paint on the ends. Bells are on fringes. White beaded background, green trim on top and red trim on bottom, with beaded figures: blue human with red plant figure, red bird, red plant, red cross, green turtle with red line down back. Perpendicular strips are white, red and green with dark blue arrows pointing downward. Verso has red figure with blue stemmed pipe, green birds, light blue triangles on top of red trim. On bag there is a red arrow pointing downward toward a circle, and it has blue feathers. Four flaps hanging from top of bag have dark blue and light blue arrows pointing downward. Beaded red trim on top of bag, yellow quilled crescent, also blue bird above crescent. | NA.504.305dtl.JPG | NA.504.305view1.JPG | NA.504.305view2.JPG | na.504.305.jpg | NA.504.305.jpg | turtle | triangle | plant | circle | cross | crescent | bird | arrows | pipe | human | pipe bag | hide | eagle | clay pigment | deer | bells | Beads | feathers | quills | Plains | Arapaho

1.69.3884
stamp tool | metal
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1.69.3884 | L: 4.5 in, Diameter: 1.125 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Stamp tool. used for decorating wet leather. Metal tod. Flat on one end for hammering stamp into leather. The opposite end tapers into a broad 1-3/8" crescent shaped head with a surface of a zig-zag impression. | 1.69.3884.JPG | zigzag | crescent | stamp tool | metal

NA.302.82
Crow | Blackfoot Canvas Co.,...
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NA.302.82 | H: 178 in | MFG By Blackfoot Canvas Co., Blackfoot, Ida. | Structures and Furnishings: Dwellings and Furnishings. Canvas; painted on back with large eagle in brown, black, yellow and orange, star and horizontal crescent in black above eagle. | NA.302.82.JPG | na.302.82b.jpg | na.302.82a.jpg | na.302.82v1.jpg | na.302.82v2.jpg | eagle | crescent | star | tipi | black | pigment | orange | canvas | brown | yellow | Crow | Blackfoot Canvas Co., Blackfoot, ID

1.69.4046
Craftool Co. | stamp tool | ...
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1.69.4046 | L: 4.25 in, Diameter: .375 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Around end: CRAFTOOL CO. | Stamp tool. Used to decorate wet leather. Round metal tool with 2-1/2" checkered surface covering the middle section of tool. One end of tool is round and flat - used for hammering and the other end is shaped like a 3/4 moon with zig-zag on one side and vertical lines across the surface. Inscription around end. | 1.69.4046.JPG | zigzag | vertical lines | crescent | checkered | stamp tool | metal | Craftool Co.

NA.502.177
Cheyenne | medicine shield |...
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NA.502.177 | ca. 1860 | L: 7.5 in, width: 7 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. A) White leather shield cover painted with a blue outlined yellow crescent at top, a red and yellow circle surrounded by blue dots at center and yellow, blue and red lines radiating from bottom center to bottom of shield; short leather fringes at top above crescent; laced throught slits around the edge on back. B) Thick rawhide shield, has 2 white leather strips tied to it with leather thongs. | NA.502.177.JPG | na.502.177.jpg | circle | dots | crescent | outlined | lines | medicine shield | rawhide | blue | paint | strips | fringe | White | leather | short | cover | shield | yellow | Red | Cheyenne

NA.505.35
Oklahoma | Pawnee | hand dru...
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NA.505.35 | 1885 | Diameter: 12.625 in, width: 2.375 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instruments. Wooden frame head on each side laced together; front painted lower portion in blue with black division line and the top half has a red crescent; on back the lower portion painted red with two blue birds facing each other, outlined with black line; leather thong handle at top. | NA.505.35.JPG | outlines | lines | crescent | birds facing each other | hand drum | frame | rawhide | wood | blue | black | Red | pigment | Oklahoma | Pawnee

1.69.2533
vest | cotton | brown | thre...
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1.69.2533 | back width: 12.25 in | Man's leather vest; smooth tan leather vest with one pocket and 2 buttonholes on each side of front; edges, seams and pockets are machine sewn with dark brown thread; front is beaded with 3 blue stars (2 have black middle, 1 has white middle), a blue crescent moon, a white star with red middle on each pocket and a blue and white banded border on each side in large seed beads; back is beaded with 2 blue and white stars, a red heart outline, 2 appliqued orange, deep purple and clear leaf-shapes, 2 crossed tomahawks with white tops and red handles and 3 appliqued raised beaded flowers, mostly large seed beads but some small ones; blue and white beaded band border continues around armholes and along bottom edge; back shoulder seams are covered with a blue and red beaded band; inside edges are hand-faced with brown cotton; possibly of Sioux make for a white man. Possibly once belonged to Buffalo Bill. See document file. | 1.69.2533.JPG | White | heart | Red | stars | Leaf | moon | crescent | flowers | blue | crossed | tomahawks | vest | cotton | brown | thread | Beads | leather | tan | dark brown | machine sewn

1.69.4174
Craftool Co. | stamp tool | ...
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1.69.4174 | L: 4.25 in, Diameter: .25 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Around end: CRAFTOOL CO./312 | Stamp tool. Used to decorate wet leather. Round metal tool with 2-1/2" checkered surface covering the middle section of tool. One end of tool is round and flat - used for hammering and the other end a crescent with line pattern. Inscription around end. | 1.69.4174.JPG | lines | crescent | checkered | stamp tool | metal | Craftool Co.

NA.202.717
Sioux | South Dakota | Mocca...
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NA.202.717 | 1905 | L: 9.75 in, width: 3.5 in, H: 7.125 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Deerskin, hard soled, high top with canvas top. Porcupine quill decoration on foot, five, five-pointed stars and a crescent in red, yellow, orange and green. | NA.202.717.A&B.JPG | na.202.717.jpg | five-pointed stars | crescent | Moccasins | Red | quills | canvas | porcupine | deerskin | yellow | orange | green | high top | Sioux | South Dakota

1.69.4228
Craftool Co. | stamp tool | ...
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1.69.4228 | L: 4.375 in, Diameter: .75 in | Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr. | Around end: CRAFTOOL CO./ | Stamp tool. Used to decorate wet leather. Round metal tool with 2-1/2" checkered surface covering the middle section of tool. One end of tool is round and flat - used for hammering and the other end is a large arc made of a zig-zag line. Inscription around end. | 1.69.4228.JPG | zigzag | checkered | crescent | stamp tool | metal | Craftool Co.